St. Catherine of Bologna 19th Annual Photography, Art and Poetry Exhibition Contest Submission Deadline
112 Erskine Road Ringwood
Thank you for your interest in the St. Catherine of Bologna 19th Annual Photography, Art & Poetry Exhibition and Sale, featuring Musical Performances. Please read the attached guidelines carefully and return your application, along with your fee, no later than February 20, 2018 to:
David J. Nocera
St. Catherine of Bologna Church Patron of the Arts Association
112 Erskine Road
Ringwood, NJ 07456
Entries are accepted on a first-come, first served basis until our maximum number is met. Photography and art hanging fees for adult artists are $45.00 for 3 entries. Check the prospectus for further details. Receiving day for all entries is Sunday, March 4, 2018 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM at St. Catherine of Bologna Parish Center,112 Erskine Road (right side of the upper parking lot), Ringwood, NJ. If you cannot make it March 4th, please have someone drop it off for you. Please also consider donating additional original artwork to our Silent Auction.
This year our Spotlight will commemorate Ringwood’s 100th Anniversary with entries in all disciplines which depict Ringwood. Judging will award a special Ringwood 100th Anniversary prize for one entry in each discipline – Art, Photography and Poetry – which best represents Ringwood and its history.
In memory of our beloved friends, Monsignor Pat and Sister Matthew, the Spirituality Award “Celebrating the Light That You Are” will be selected for the work with best illustrates the philosophy Sister Matthew expressed when she said “In us there is a light, a beauty, a thing we share with others. There is a light that comes out of you that will always help you.”
Be sure to indicate these special Ringwood and Spirituality entries on both the application and the artwork labels.
Again this year, we will host the Artist Meet-and-Greet, a private event for all participating artists. We hope you will plan to attend the Artist Meet-and-Greet on Saturday March 10th from 3-4 PM, prior to doors opening to admit the general public.
We provide a designated area for artists to display business cards. Cards must not be displayed in any other area, and should be submitted with your entry at drop-off on March 4th.
Prints sales will no longer be allowed, but photographers may offer duplicate framed works, after the sale of the original, at the same price. Please remember the artist bears the responsibility of delivering or shipping the item as soon as possible after the exhibition. Sales information will be supplied and the usual donation applies.
Once again, thank you for your participation and support. We look forward to viewing your artistic work and seeing you at the Exhibition. If you have any further questions, please visit our website at www.StCathArts.org or call Linda at (201) 314-8045 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
David J. Nocera